Peanut Tree: Sterculia quadrifida [Family: Sterculiaceae]. Large, eye-catching red fruit with shiny black seeds. Raw or roasted seeds taste similar to peanuts. Sap used by Aborigines in Northern Australia to treat wounds and stings.

Peanut Tree- Sterculia quadrifida - Large, eye-catching red fruit with shiny black seeds. Raw or roasted seeds taste similar to peanuts. Sap used by Aborigines in Northern Australia to treat wounds and stings.

The Staghorn fern ~ Another gorgeous Australian rainforest inhabitant for the shady garden... seednation.com

The Staghorn fern ~ Another gorgeous Australian rainforest inhabitant for the shady garden

Lacebark Tree (Brachychiton discolor) is a rainforest tree of eastern Australia.

Lacebark Tree Seeds - Brachychiton discolor Tree Seeds - Flowering Flowers of Brachychiton tree on rainforest floor, Bunya Mountains, Queensland, Australia.

Dayflower or Asiatic Dayflower. They "are reported edible raw but I am beginning to think they should be cooked. They have a high oxalate content, less in young plants, more in older. Pick carefully." (I have these in my central Florida yard.)

Dayflower or Asiatic Dayflower. They "are reported edible raw but I am beginning to think they should be cooked. They have a high oxalate content, less in young plants, more in older." (I have these in my central Florida yard.

Leptospermum Petersonii "Lemon Scented Tea Tree"  http://sharynmunro.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/lemon-tea-2.jpg

Significant anti-infectious, anti-fungal, anti-viral and anti-inflammatory qualities. Found in AEOS Enriching Moisturisers.

Acmena

LILLY PILLY Acmena smithii (Eugenia smithii) Small cm) pink-white berry with…

Australian cheesewood | Pittosporum undulatum: Evergreen shrub or broadly conical tree up to 12m high. Dark green, shiny leavers tapering at both ends and usually wavy margins at the end of the branches. Fragrant white flowers in terminal clusters from August to September. Showy, orange turning brown capsules.

Pittosporum undulatum, Victorian box, crinkly leaves, fragrant flowers, vulnerable to aphids and brown soft scale

Austromyrtus dulcis x tenuifolia

Australian Bush Tucker Midyim berry - Austromyrtus dulcis "Copper Tops" compliments of all natives

Pavetta australiensis, Horseshoe Bay, Bowen, QLD, 26/09/10 https://www.flickr.com/photos/58828131@N07/5420871719

Pavetta australiensis, Horseshoe Bay, Bowen, QLD, 26/09/10 https://www.flickr.com/photos/58828131@N07/5420871719

Acacia concurrens (Black Wattle)

Acacia concurrens (Black Wattle)

Eucalyptus olida

Bronchopulmonary Siberian Tea - natural Siberian herbs that contain no GMOs, dyes, flavors or other artificial additives

Pittosporum venulosum

Rainforest Plants, Exotic Plants

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